Lot 427
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Luca Giordano, called Fa Presto

30,000 - 50,000 USD
25,000 USD
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  • Luca Giordano, called Fa Presto
  • Crucifixion of St. Peter
  • oil on canvas
  • 71 7/8  by 86 in.; 182.6 by 218.4 cm.
Luca Giordano

Catalogue Note

Datable on the basis of style to circa 1660-65, this work is an autograph variant of the painting in the Musée Fesch, Ajaccio (canvas, circa 1650-60, 177 by 226 cm).1 Other variants of this compostiion can be found in the Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence; Private collections, Germany and Venice; and formerly in the collection of the Museo Campano, Capua.2

1. See O. Ferrari & G. Scavizzi, Luca Giordano. Nuove ricerche e inediti, Naples 2003.
2. Ibid.